PENGUINS RELEASE DIMITRAKOS FROM PTO
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have released forward Niko Dimitrakos from his 25-game professional tryout agreement.
Dimitrakos, recorded six goals and four assists for 10 points in 21 games with the Penguins.
The 32-year old skated overseas from 2008-2011, splitting last year with Modo Hockey of the Swedish Elite League and the Mannheim Eagles of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL).
A former fifth-round draft pick (155th overall) of San Jose in 1999, Dimitrakos has appeared in 158 NHL games with the Sharks and Philadelphia Flyers.
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